30 Seconds Read: BGP Part 2

Every routing protocol has a method to determine the best possible path for packet transfer, and BGP is no different. BGP takes 10 factors into consideration before determining the best path. Let’s have a look! 👓⁣🌟Weight- Selects the route with the highest weight⁣⁣🌟Local Preference- Selects the route with the highest preference⁣⁣🌟Locally Originated- Has the local…

30 Seconds Read: Linux Commands For Firewall

With over a gazillion linux commands (+alternate commands) for firewall out there, I am listing a handful of my favorites. Hope they come in handy in times of need-⁣ ☕️ Install firewall-⁣ yum install firewalld⁣ ⁣ ☕️ Enable/ Disable/ Restart/ Check status-⁣ 1. Enable firewall-⁣ systemctl enable firewalld⁣ 2. Disable firewall-⁣ systemctl disable firewalld⁣ 3….

STEM Up: Shreya

Hi! My name is Shreya and I’m a full time backend software developer based in San Diego, California. I’m an active member of the Lean In Women In Tech community here and can be found speaking at the occasional tech event as an advocate for minorities in tech. Prior to this, I’ve worked at various…

STEM Up: Kaitlyn Contreras

Just one phone call stood between Kaitlyn and joining the US Army – A call from her school’s admissions office. Kaitlyn works as a research assistant at Global and Public Health Office and Institute for Leadership Initiative, and has recently graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Biochemistry. She aspires to be a doctor one day and nothing’s…

STEM Up: Florence Simon

Meet Florence, an engineer turned into professor. After experiencing a fair share of struggles herself, Florence has set an example that you can achieve anything if you are determined enough. Let’s get to know her better! 1.What’s your story? I developed keen interest in engineering from a very early age, so as soon as I…